When disaster strikes, city services may be cut off and local disaster relief and government responders may not be able to reach you. You need to have plans and supplies in place to make it on your own, at least for a limited time, no matter where you are, or when an emergency happens.
This valuable section helps you Prepare for a disaster. You’ll learn how to create an Emergency Supply Kit for your home and your vehicle. You’ll find ways to create Family Emergency Plans and tips on establishing a Communication Plan. There are also helpful tips for preparing for your loved ones with functional needs. And speaking of loved ones, there is also a helpful section that gives you ideas and tips for your pets in disasters.
For those of you in scout programs, the Office of Emergency Management is always available to assist an individual scout, a troop or other group in achieving their merit badges related to Emergency Management.